Posts tagged "antibalas"

The National-Curated Crossing Brooklyn Ferry 2013 Delivers TVOTR, Roots, Solange, Modern Classical

From somewhere deep in the Brooklyn Academy of Music's cavernous, 2,090-capacity Howard Gilman Opera House, someone shouts "I love you, Sean!" at Parquet Courts bassist…
Christopher R. Weingarten / April 29, 2013

Hear Superhuman Happiness’ Cults-Enriched, Juan MacLean-Remixed, Rave-Ready Caetano Veloso Cover

They bring together members of Antibalas, the Phenomenal Handclap Band, and TV on the Radio; their music joins buoyant call-and-response harmonies, rippling highlife-inspired guitar leads,…
Philip Sherburne / January 28, 2013

Austin City Limits 2012’s 5 Most Wrenching Set-Time Conflicts

Next year's Austin City Limits might go the Coachella route and expand to two weekends. Those attending this year's festival might be wishing they had…
Marc Hogan / July 27, 2012

See Antibalas Occupy Wall Street in Puppet-Filled ‘Dirty Money’ Video

The tirelessly funky Afrobeat evangelizers of Antibalas have played at Carnegie Hall and Rikers Island. They’ve played, individually or as a group, with Amy Winehouse,…
Marc Hogan / July 17, 2012

Members of Arcade Fire, YYYs, Balkan Beat Box Unite as Sway Machinery

New supergroup development! Brian Chase, drummer for the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Colin Stetson, touring saxophonist for the Arcade Fire, and Stuart Bogie and Jordan McLean,…
William Goodman / August 27, 2008